BBC Business News Feed

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HS2: Johnson warns against 'mutilated' version of HS2

3 hours 4 min ago
The former PM airs concerns as firms seek clarity over the government's commitment to the rail link.
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Net zero: Will Rishi Sunak's changes to climate policies save money?

5 hours 12 min ago
Decarbonising will cost money but some argue in the long run it will boost the economy.
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Inflation falls - but things could get worse for many households

5 hours 37 min ago
Although pay deals are now matching the rising cost of living, household finances are still facing a squeeze.
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NME: The high-end magazines making a vinyl-style comeback

5 hours 51 min ago
The once-mass market UK music bible NME returns as a premium product with scarcity as a selling point.
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UAW strike expands to dozens of sites at GM and Stellantis

Fri, 09/22/2023 - 16:00
The UAW says new walkouts will hit 38 parts distribution centres across the US.
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Amazon Prime Video content to start including ads next year

Fri, 09/22/2023 - 12:26
Amazon says its Prime Video users will see ads on TV shows and movies unless they pay extra.
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Hope for mortgage rate cuts after Bank of England decision

Fri, 09/22/2023 - 11:21
Brokers predict there could be falls in the cost of mortgages after a string of interest rate rises ends.
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Microsoft's new Call of Duty deal set for UK approval

Fri, 09/22/2023 - 09:42
The revised offer "opens the door" to the deal being cleared, the UK competition watchdog says.
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Tax cuts 'virtually impossible' at present, says Jeremy Hunt

Fri, 09/22/2023 - 08:15
The chancellor says the cost of public debt has left him with some "very difficult decisions".
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Labour pledges more watchdog power after Truss mini-budget

Fri, 09/22/2023 - 07:12
The changes could prevent a repeat of the mistakes made in Liz Truss's mini-budget, the party says.
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Warner Bros to expand Barbie movie studios in UK

Fri, 09/22/2023 - 06:37
The project will see capacity at the Leavesden facility near London expanding by more than 50%.
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NatWest confirms cash deposit glitch as customers say cash missing

Fri, 09/22/2023 - 02:51
The bank confirmed issues with its deposit machines after people reported difficulty accessing funds.
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Chevron and unions agree to end Western Australia gas strikes

Fri, 09/22/2023 - 02:19
The dispute triggered volatile trading on energy markets over concerns it could hit global gas supplies.
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JPEX: Hong Kong investigates influencer-backed crypto exchange

Fri, 09/22/2023 - 01:26
About 2,000 investors lost money on the JPEX platform which was advertised on Hong Kong's metro.
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Five things to know about Lachlan Murdoch

Fri, 09/22/2023 - 01:14
The eldest son of Rupert Murdoch is taking over his father's media empire.
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Despite risks fish farms are booming in Africa

Fri, 09/22/2023 - 00:29
Farming fish has seen rapid growth in Africa but it can be an expensive, high-risk operation.
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Warning cost-of-living payments fail to last

Fri, 09/22/2023 - 00:27
The UK's biggest food bank provider says the payments provide only temporary respite before demand returns.
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Who is Rupert Murdoch?

Thu, 09/21/2023 - 17:50
Revered and feared, the tycoon has built a global media empire on four continents.
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Rupert Murdoch steps down as Fox and News Corp chairman in favour of son Lachlan

Thu, 09/21/2023 - 15:56
Media mogul Rupert Murdoch is stepping down as chairman, with his son Lachlan to lead both firms.
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Firms forced to sell more electric cars despite petrol ban delay

Thu, 09/21/2023 - 13:25
Car makers will still have to ensure over a fifth of cars sold are electric from 2024, industry sources say.
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